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London, 28th September 2023– A+E Networks EMEA, a leading factual entertainment company, has been officially accredited as a Great Place to Work-Certified™ organization across all its EMEA companies.

Using validated employee feedback gathered by Great Place to Work® – the global authority on workplace culture, with its rigorous, data-driven For All™ methodology – the accreditation confirms that out of 92% of employees who took part in this year's survey, 88% have stated they have a consistently positive experience and agree that A+E Networks EMEA is a Great Place To Work.

“We are thrilled to be Great Place to Work-Certified™,” says Dean Possenniskie, MD, at A+E Networks EMEA: “It means a lot that our employees have reported a consistently positive experience with their colleagues, leaders, and roles. we know that when our people trust the leadership team and enjoy their roles, their morale and productivity increase, driving better business performance and making a difference in their contributions to the bigger picture of our company purpose.”

From the survey’s results, it emerges that A+E Networks EMEA’s working culture promotes a welcoming environment where everyone is made to feel valued and where individuals' abilities are maximized under a common purpose. The results demonstrated that leadership consistently delivers on its promises while providing employees with opportunities to contribute to the company’s success. Business results and milestones are transparently shared and accompanied by regular celebrations, making A+E Networks EMEA a fun and fulfilling workplace.

Lucy King, VP of HR at A+E Networks EMEA, adds: ‘The Great Place to Work-Certified™ badge we have earned will help us to continue strengthening our employer brand and recruit top talent to join our great business. It’s also the first step to achieving a ranking on the coveted UK’s Best Workplaces™ list’’.

“We congratulate A+E Networks EMEA on achieving their Certification™,” said Benedict Gautrey, Managing Director of Great Place to Work® UK: “Organisations which put the employee experience at the heart of their business gain their employees’ trust and, in turn, are truly able to build a great workplace culture that delivers outstanding business results.”

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About A+E Networks EMEA

At A+E Networks EMEA, we share stories that matter everywhere, anywhere. A leader in factual entertainment, our compelling, award-winning content connects with millions across the UK, Nordics, Benelux, Germany, Italy, Spain, Central and Eastern Europe, the Middle East, and Africa. Our portfolio of premium brands – The HISTORY® Channel, Crime+Investigation®, BLAZE®, and COSMO - inspire and excite viewers with hit franchises (Forged in Fire), must-see dramas (Vikings), and original commissions (The Hunt for Baltic Gold and Ross Kemp: Shipwreck Treasure Hunters). For more information, visit

About Great Place to Work®

Great Place to Work® is the global authority on workplace culture. Since 1992, they have surveyed over 100 million employees around the world, using those deep insights to define what element makes a great workplace: Trust. Great Place to Work® UK helps organisations quantify their culture and produce better business results by creating a high-trust work experience for all employees. Everything they do is driven by the mission to build a better world by helping every organisation become a truly ‘great place to work’. To learn more, please visit

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